About Falmouth Tall Ships 2021 event

Falmouth has been chosen as the Race Start Partner for the Magellan-Elcano Tall Ships race taking place in August 2021.

The Falmouth Tall Ships event will run from 17th – 19th August 2021. The parade of sail will be Thursday 19th August, time TBC. The Tall Ships fleet will race from a point in Falmouth Bay to A Coruna in Spain. Tall Ships Falmouth 2021 has been secured thanks to the Falmouth Town Team (Falmouth Town Council and Falmouth BID), Perfect Events Group and Falmouth Tall Ships Association. These organisations along with Falmouth Harbour Commissioners with support from ships liaison volunteers, with be the delivery team. Tall Ships races coming under the global umbrella of Sail Training International.

Subject to ship arrivals, timings and weather, it is hoped visitors will be able to take tripper boats out into the Carrick Roads to view these magnificent ships at close quarters. Alongisde the spectacle of ships will be plenty of shoreside activities ranging from a large carousel to markets, music and more.